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By Lars Bo Gundersen

This publication deals an unique exam of human cognition, arguing that cognitive abilities are dispositional in nature. Opposing influential perspectives in glossy Anglo-American philosophy, Gundersen begins from the obtained premis that wisdom is analyzable by way of trust, justification and fact, and is going directly to make clear and increase on those parts' precise nature and inner organization. Exploring a variety of arguments provided by way of influential individuals within the box of modal epistemology, Gundersen argues that exterior stipulations are secondary in constructing and cultivating cognitive competence and that the fulcrum of the cognitive research is the attention-grabbing interaction among and cultivation of inner cognitive powers.

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